Crown Media Family Networks is the umbrella unit subsidiary of Hallmark Cards, Inc., housing cableÍs leading family friendly networks, Hallmark Channel and Hallmark Movies & Mysteries, as well as their corresponding digital extensions HallmarkChannel.com and HallmarkMoviesandMysteries.com. The company operates and distributes both channels in high definition (HD) and standard definition.
Hallmark Channel is Crown Media Family NetworksÍ flagship 24-hour cable television network, distributed nationwide in high definition (HD) and standard definition (SD) to 90 million homes. As the countryÍs leading destination for quality family entertainment, Hallmark Channel delivers on the 100-year legacy of the Hallmark brand. In addition to its signature new, original movies, the network features an ambitious lineup of other new, original content, including scripted primetime series, such as ñGood Witch,î ñWhen Calls the Heartî and ñChesapeake Shoresî; annual specials including ñKitten Bowlî and ñHero Dog Awardsî; and a daily, two-hour lifestyle show, ñHome & Family.î Additionally, Hallmark Channel is the exclusive home to world premiere presentations of the acclaimed Hallmark Hall of Fame franchise. Dedicated to helping viewers celebrate lifeÍs special moments, Hallmark Channel also offers annual holiday programming franchises, including ñCountdown to Christmas,î ñCountdown to ValentineÍs Day,î ñSummer Nights,î ñFall Harvestî and ñWinterfest.î Rounding out the networkÍs diverse slate are some of televisionÍs most beloved comedies and series, including ñThe Golden Girls,î ñThe Middle,î ñLast Man Standing,î and ñFrasier.î
Hallmark Movies & Mysteries is a separate 24-hour, digital cable network featuring a unique mix of new, original movies and acquired series focused on the lighter side of the suspense and mystery genres. The network also features its own annual holiday programming franchise, ñMost Wonderful Movies of Christmas,î as well as presentations from the multi-award-winning Hallmark Hall of Fame library.
Hallmark Cards, Inc. owns and operates Crown Media Family Networks.
- Company Name:Crown Media Family Networks